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Suicide or Murder? A Forensic Animator Examines the Evidence

CRIME | Oct 22
"48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty and forensic animator Scott Roder visit the Evans, Colorado, home of Ashley and Tom Fallis to see if the evidence at the scene could fit Tom's story of his wife shooting herself.

Milwaukee Cop Who Fatally Shot Man Charged with Sex Assault

CRIME | By Todd Richmond | Oct 21
A Milwaukee police officer who fatally shot a black man in August, sparking several nights of unrest, has been charged with sexually assaulting a man the night after the shooting.

Alleged Castro Arsonist Freed After Plea Deal

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Oct 1
A San Francisco man convicted of accidentally choking to death a sex partner in 2011 and then arrested again last year for allegedly starting fires in the Castro district was released after reaching a plea deal.

Vandals Destroy Iconic Rock Formation in Oregon

CRIME | Sep 8
Vandals were caught on cell phone video destroying a rock formation at a state natural area in Oregon.

More Victims of San Mateo Rapist Come Forward

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 20
Several more men have come forward saying they're victims of a San Mateo County man who's already charged with raping other men, according to police.

Nephew Featured in "Making a Murderer" May be Freed

A man at the center of the popular Netflix documentary series, "Making a Murderer," could soon be freed from prison.

More Testimony in SF Lesbian Murder Trial

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 30
The woman who survived the 2013 shooting that killed a friend near a gay San Francisco nightclub this week contradicted other friends' descriptions of the shooter.

Second Former Ole Miss Student Sentenced in Statue Vandalism

A former University of Mississippi student was sentenced Thursday to a year's probation plus 50 hours of community service for placing a noose on the statue of the school's first black student.

FBI Closes Unsolved D. B. Cooper Hijacking Case

CRIME | Jul 17
One of the most notorious unsolved crimes in American history will remain a mystery.

Link Between U.K. Politician's Murder and U.S. Neo-Nazi Group

CRIME | Jun 18
The killing came one week before a divisive vote on whether the United Kingdom should leave the European Union.

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